Harlow, Orchard Croft c.1955

Harlow, Orchard Croft c.1955

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Memories of Harlow

Harlow New Town 1969

police Constable Hall

A memory of Harlow by Ray Hall

Pram Town

Harlow as we know it today was the first London-area ‘New Town’ to result from the Town and Country Planning Act of 1946, a long-term plan to build a number of new towns around London to ease ...Read full memory

A memory of Harlow by Julia Skinner

Tanner's Fabrics And The Coffee Roasters

My mother and I used to buy fabrics from Tanners Fabrics in Little Walk. It was a fire-trap - fabrics piled from floor to ceiling and very little room to move. ...Read full memory

A memory of Harlow by Julie Stilwell

Messing About On The River

With my sisters, catching tiddlers on warm summer days. We would have picnics beside the river. We loved helping to change the lock for the boats that came through. Later, ...Read full memory

A memory of Harlow by Julie Taylor

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The name Orchard Croft was taken from an old tithe map of the area.

This is an excerpt from Harlow Town and City Memories, by Clare Baster

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